James McAvoy


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  • Birth Name: James Andrew McAvoy
  • Birth Place: Scotstoun, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/21/1979, Taurus
  • Profession: Actor
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Watch the Final X-Men: Days of Future Past Trailer: Wolverine vs. The Sentinels!

X-Men: Days of Future Past combines two generations of mutants when Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) travels back in time to prevent an anti-mutant future from becoming reality.

But in the film's final trailer, it seems that convincing (the apparently not paralyzed) Xavier (James McAvoy) that he's actually is from the future — let alone to unite with his on-and-off rival Magneto (Michael Fassbender) — isn't exactly easy.

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Peter Dinklage Joining X Men: Days of Future Past

Peter Dinklage is joining the cast of the new X-Men movie, Days of Future Past, according to director Bryan Singer. There's no word on who the Game of Thrones star will play.

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The Guide to Wednesday TV: A Middle Christmas, State of Play Returns, and More!

Leave it to oddball Brick Heck (Atticus Shaffer) to stumble across the reason for the season: "Mom, you never told me church was based on a book." The Middle (ABC, 8/7c) leads off a night of holiday-themed sitcom episodes with an instant classic in which Brick's incessant questions about the Good Book lead sister Sue to enlist pied-piper roving Reverend ...read more


Atonement: The Three Brionys
X-Men: First Class
The Conspirator: Clip 3
X-Men: First Class (Picking Code Names)

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X-Men: Days of Future Past
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Year Title Description
2014 The Disappearance Of Eleanor Rigby Movie, Actor - Eleanor Rigby
2014 X-Men Movie, Actor - Charles Xavier/Professor X
2013 Filth Movie, Producer
2013 Filth Movie, Actor - Bruce
2013 Trance Movie, Actor - Simon

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January Jones Cast in X-Men: First Class

Mad Men's January Jones has signed on to X-Men: First Class, Deadline has reported.

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James McAvoy Cast in X-Men: First Class

James McAvoy has been cast to play the leader of the X-Men pack in the upcoming installment of the superhero franchise, according to the Los Angeles Times.

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James McAvoy, Wife Expecting First Child

Atonement star James McAvoy and his wife, British actress Anne-Marie Duff, are expecting their first child, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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Summer Movie Marketing Hotness!

As the summer movie season gets into full swing movie buffs are being treated to a plethora of cool companion Web sites and interactive experiences for their favorite films Lets take a look at some of the coolest viral campaigns games and widgets There are even sites devoted just to the movie marketing initiatives like the awesome Chris Thilks Movie Marketing Madness blogAnd our favorite viral campaigns for upcoming summer movies areWanted Opens June 27After her sizzling hot turn as a housewifeassassin in Mr and Mrs Smith it seems almost natural that Angelina Jolie would turn in her mommy card and play a different kind of assassin in Wanted This is a visual feast apparently with little dialogue to distract the men from drooling over Angie and the woman drooling over yummy James McAvoy or vice versa for that matter So in our investigation of the movies marketing campaign we came across this site all about the society of secret assassins in the movie But as my read more

DVD Tuesday: Sex, Lies and Atonement

DVD Tuesday Sex lies and betrayal the ravishing heartbreaking Atonement comes to DVDI cant figure out why Atonement didnt get a little more love from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences but Im doing my bit to make up for it Its beautifully adapted by Christopher Hampton Dangerous Liaisons from Ian McEwans devastating novel -- which I highly recommend reading its just as gripping after youve seen the movie because its about so much more than what happens next and features top-notch performances Just dont expect the new Titanic which is the way its been marketed Its not a glossy period romance its a gorgeously photographed examination of the ugly things people do out of ignorance spite and ambition England 1935 The wealthy Tallis family is gathered at its vast country estate on a swelteringly hot summer day Eldest daughter Cecilia Keira Knightley and Robbie James McAvoy the housekeepers son Mr Tallis is beneficently putting thr read more


Atonement (Widescreen) [DVD] (2008) James McAvoy; Keira Knightley; Joe Wright
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